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Fostering Excellence through Knowledge and Innovation

"As we go forward, we will seek to be transactional in maintaining and strengthening the governance architecture, but we will also be transformational as we prepare the citizens for the new economy that requires the development of new parameters in education, innovation, and enterprise", - His Excellency, Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia

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Namibian Journal for Research, Science and Technology

The NCRST now invites researchers and scholars to submit papers for peer-review. Authors are advised to follow the NCRST template.  

BOOST-UP Goes live

NBII, NCRST and Dololo bring you the BOOST UP events taking place in Namibia as a part of regional events in five countries in the SADC region

National Innovation Challenge for Women #nicw and FemBioBiz Season III Programme

28 May 2019


Group 2 of the National Innovation Challenge for Women #nicw and FemBioBiz Season III Programme kicked-off today, 27 May 2019 and it will run until the 29th May 2019, at the Polytechnic (NUST) Hotel School in Windhoek. 

24 #women participants attended the training which will run for 3 days, the training includes the Business Model Canvas and pitching training.  The last group of the participants will follow next week from the 3rd – 5th June 2019.  Once all groups have completed their 3 days #training, some #participants will be selected through pitching to proceed to phase II training / workshop.  So, stay with us as we take these talented participants through all the phases.  #ncrst #hivos #fembiobiz #innovations #innovators #NBII #giz on behalf of the German Government.